Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “disgrace”

See all translations

disgrace

noun [U]
 
 
/dɪsˈɡreɪs/
B2 when someone does something very bad that makes people stop respecting them or their family, team, etc
позор, бесчестье
They were sent home in disgrace.Humiliating and degrading
be a disgrace B2 to be very bad
быть позорным, ужасным
[+ that] It's a disgrace that money is being wasted like this.Morally wrong and evilDishonest
be a disgrace to sb/sth to be so bad or unacceptable that you make people stop respecting a particular group, activity, etc
навлекать позор на кого-либо/что-либо
You are a disgrace to your profession.Humiliating and degradingDamaging reputationDisapproving and criticizing
(Definition of disgrace noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “disgrace” in Russian

Definitions of “disgrace” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

luck out

to be very lucky

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More